The first educational institution in Singapore to leverage the Problem-based Learning approach for all its diploma programmes, Republic Polytechnic (RP) has seven schools and one academic centre offering 37 full-time diplomas in Applied Science, Engineering, Management and Communication, Hospitality, Infocomm, Sports, Health & Leisure, and Technology for the Arts.
RP is committed to nurturing professionals with strong problem-solving capabilities through an innovative and entrepreneurial learning environment, based on a holistic and industry-relevant curriculum.
RP’s Academy for Continuing Education (RP ACE) was established in response to a national effort to promote lifelong learning. Our objective is to provide learners with opportunities to acquire new and employable skills and capabilities, thus allowing them to stay relevant in the current knowledge-based global economy.
The rigour of our programmes ensures that our learners receive timely, highly relevant and holistic education that aligns with their learning needs.
RP ACE offers a diverse range of industry-recognised courses that are approved by the Singapore Ministry of Education and SkillsFuture Singapore. These include:
- Part-time Diplomas
- Specialist Diplomas
- SkillsFuture Work-Study Programmes
- Skills-based Modular Courses
- Short courses and Workshops
- Course for Seniors (National Silver Academy)
- Work-place relevant corporate training